Not only do Bethany Dickson (who plays the mountaintop-spinning Maria) and Carmen Pretorius (who plays big sister Liesl) have to rehearse with a new cast of kids at every stop of their international tour, they also have to be mommy/big sisters to these kids. Is it difficult playing these iconic roles with audiences making comparisons to the movie? Click to find out!
Janelle Visagie is an operatically trained soprano with numerous operatic supporting roles to her credit. This interview also doubles as a masterclass as we discuss many issues operatic singers face when performing musical theatre professionally:
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